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Graduation Keepsake Edition: Hats Off to the Class of 2019!
Graduation 2019
Hollow Rock-Bruceton High School Graduates 43
HOLLOW ROCK-BRUCETON (May 10) — Forty-three Hollow Rock-Bruceton Central seniors became alumni during graduation ceremonies held …
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Clarksburg Graduates 17 in Friday Commencement
CLARKSBURG (May 10) — Clarksburg High School graduated 17 seniors during a commencement ceremony Friday evening in the …
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Thirty Graduate During Gleason Commencement
GLEASON (May 17) — Thirty high school seniors at Gleason joined the ranks of the schools alumni following commencement exercises …
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Community Focus
Rotary Learns About Carroll County Electric
McKENZIE (July 9) — McKenzie Rotary Club members heard a program on Carroll County Electric Department and its deployment of new …
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Dr. E.E. Edwards
Dr. Elbert E. Edwards, Jr. came to McKenzie on November 1, 1945 after leaving the Army as a Captain. Edwards was offered a promotion …
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Sturgis Receives WestStar RisingStar Scholarship
MARTIN, Tenn. – Morgan Sturgis, of Huntingdon, received the 2019 RisingStar Leadership Scholarship during the WestStar …
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McLemoresville Parade Well Attended on July 4
McLEMORESVILLE — Citizens braved the heat and occasional rain to witness the annual 4th of July parade that featured animals, …
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Annual Freedom Festival Celebrated in McKenzie
McKENZIE — The Annual Freedom Festival got underway with a well-attended Kiddie Parade Thursday morning. Kids and their families …
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Wooden Train Added to McKenzie Station Playground
McKENZIE (July 8) — A 45-foot wooden train is the newest addition to the McKenzie Station playground in downtown McKenzie. On …
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WestStar Graduates 30th Class
MARTIN — Members of the WestStar Leadership Program’s class of 2019 graduated Tuesday, June 25, during WestStar’s …
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Hestella Adkisson’s 100th Birthday Celebration Draws Huge Crowd
TREZEVANT (June 29) — A huge crowd gathered Saturday at the Trezevant Community Center to celebrate the 100th birthday of …
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AHC McKenzie Receives National Quality Award
McKENZIE (June 18) — AHC McKenzie, a senior living and rehabilitation center in McKenzie, Tennessee, recently received a 2019 …
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Road to Saving Bethel College...Starring Bob Hope
McKenzie was all abuzz in May of 1975 with the anticipated arrival of Hollywood Legend Bob Hope. The film icon was scheduled for a …
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Food
Ambrosia 4 bananas1/4 cup orange juice3 tablespoons sugar2 cups oranges (sections)1 cup strawberries, halved1/2 cup salad dressing1 cup whipped creamstoasted coconutCombine bananas with orange juice. Drain, …
Upside Down Pizza 1 1/2 pound ground beef1 jar pizza sauce1/4 teaspoon oregano2 eggs1/2 teaspoon salt1 cup flour1 medium onion, chopped1/2 teaspoon garlic salt8 oz mozzarella cheese, grated1 cup milk1 teaspoon …
Baked Beans 1 can pork and beans2 tablespoons catsupgrated onions2 tablespoon brown sugar1 tablespoon mustardTop with 3 slices of bacon. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.
No Bake Coconut Pie 2 (3.4oz.) packages Instant vanilla pudding mix1/2 cup flaked coconut, toasted1 large or 2 small graham cracker crusts2 3/4 cup cold milk1 teaspoon coconut extract1 8oz. frozen whipped topping, …
Obituaries
William Ellis Blackard

GLEASON — Services for William Ellis Blackard, 70, of Gleason, Tenn. were Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at Williams Funeral Home of Gleason. Burial was in Rushing Memorial Cemetery in Gleason.He was …

George Melvin Parrish

Morris Evans

Adell Ross

Cluster Scott

Events
Records
Carroll County General Sessions Court Report

The following cases were bound over to the Grand Jury of the Carroll County Circuit Court.Kasey Lemke, Green Valley Road, Huntingdon, bound over on charges of theft.Keiandrea Lesean Milton, Hilltop …

Property Transfers

Marriage Licenses

McKenzie Police Reports

Huntingdon Police Reports

Sports
School
Locals Graduate from University of the South
SEWANEE (June 28) — The following local residents were awarded a degree at the University of the South’s 2019 commencement …
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UT Board Approves UTM Tuition Hike
MARTIN — The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees approved a 2.5 percent tuition increase for students attending the …
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Huntingdon School Board Meets
HUNTINGDON — Huntingdon’s School Board met in their June session Thursday evening, June 20, with a light agenda. Board …
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Tax Rate Unchanged in $11.8 Million Budget
McKENZIE (June 18) — The McKenzie Special School District Board of Education met Tuesday with a standard summer agenda, …
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McKenzie Elementary Fourth Quarter Honor, Merit Roll
Honor RollFirst GradeC. Barton: Bella Batton, Kaylee Berryhill, Andres Hernandez, Brenton Hickerson, Sami Mathis, McCoy Merrick and …
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